Spot Forecast Request
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BMBB91 KMOB 062240
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A SPOT FORECAST REQUEST HAS JUST BEEN RECEIVED FOR A PRESCRIBED FIRE
NAMED "Bon Secour Bay"

           PRIORITY:  IMMEDIATE
               DATE:  5/6/15
               TIME:  1830
       PROJECT NAME:  Bon Secour Bay
       PROJECT TYPE:  PRESCRIBED
  REQUESTING AGENCY:  U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
REQUESTING OFFICIAL:  Scott Saucier
     REQUEST REASON:  IAMS
                FAX:  (228) 497-9612
    EMERGENCY PHONE:  (228) 219-3937
           LOCATION:
              STATE:
               DLAT:   30.27036
               DLON:    87.75233
           EXPOSURE:  Flat
          FUEL TYPE:  Grass/Shrub/Timer
         SHELTERING:  PARTIAL
   BOTTOM ELEVATION:  1
      TOP ELEVATION:  70
       SIZE (ACRES):  200

WEATHER CONDITIONS AT PROJECT OR FROM NEARBY STATIONS
KJKA ELEV=16 TIME=1715 WIND=S@9 T=76 TW=70 RH=75 TD= N/A
BONA1 ELEV=20 TIME=1717 WIND=S@4G11 T=80 TW=72 RH=67 TD= MOSTLY CLEAR
 ELEV= TIME= WIND= T= TW= RH= TD=
 ELEV= TIME= WIND= T= TW= RH= TD=

...REMARKS...
Our main concern for this prescribed burn is the possibility of smoke
and fog impacting Highway 180 and residential areas to the south and
east.

Please report forecast elements in one-hour increments.

We are requesting this Spot Forecast in support of smoke management
for a prescribed burn we completed today.

If possible, please include Dewpoint in the data table.

QUESTIONS:

1. Please include a Fog Potential Statement for tonight and tomorrow
morning. The statement should include Type of Fog, and Areal
Coverage.  NOTE: fog was detected last night at 2am and 4am at KJKA,
but visibility remained above one mile.

2. Is a landbreeze expected tonight or tomorrow morning at our
location, and if so, what wind speed and direction should we expect
NOTE: it appears a landbreeze or some other northerly flow was
detected at KJKA at 5am.

3. Wind speed was much lower than forecasted last nightshould we
expect light and variable or calm wind tonight

4. When is the next rain expected at our location, and how much
accumulation

RAWS LOCATIONS:

KJKA 5 miles NE
BONA1 4 miles SW sheltered

...WEATHER PARAMETERS REQUESTED...
         SKY / WEATHER: 1,1,1
           TEMPERATURE: 1,1,1
     RELATIVE HUMIDITY: 1,1,1
          20 FOOT WIND: 1,1,1
CHANCE OF WETTING RAIN: 1,1,1
      SMOKE DISPERSION: 1,1,1

SITE:  MOB
OFILE:  20150506.BONSE.02
TIMEZONE:  CST6CDT



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